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Tempest rising : a novel

Author: Diane McKinney-Whetstone
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2008, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The irony of a black family ruined by desegregation in 1960s Philadelphia. Now that his customers can go to whites, the father's catering business collapses and he dies. The mother has a breakdown and their three daughters are placed in a foster home, where they suffer abuse. Fortunately, the mother recovers from her illness and gets them back. By the author of Tumbling.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Diane McKinney-Whetstone
ISBN: 9780061583551 0061583553 9780061583568 0061583561
OCLC Number: 297233175
Notes: Title from eBook information screen.
Details: Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1368 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 331 KB).
Responsibility: Diane McKinney-Whetstone.

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The irony of a black family ruined by desegregation in 1960s Philadelphia. Now that his customers can go to whites, the father's catering business collapses and he dies. The mother has a breakdown and their three daughters are placed in a foster home, where they suffer abuse. Fortunately, the mother recovers from her illness and gets them back. By the author of Tumbling.

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